River Valleys Girl Scout Olivia Trudeau received her Gold Award and a $3,500 college scholarship for her project “Stamping out Stigma”, a program she created at her high school in Maple Grove to address the lack of understanding surrounding mental illness. Read more about her project at http://gsrv.gs/1gnwsZS.
Kate Carroll isn’t your average 18-year-old girl. How many teenagers do you know who read the newspaper every day or watch C-SPAN for hours on end? Not many—if you’re asking us. This self-proclaimed nerd is far from average. While at Wayzata High School, Kate accomplished many things, including being Vice President of her class, […]
For years now, we have received questions from volunteers, parents and Girl Scouts about selling cookies online. We are happy to announce that in 2014 River Valleys will be piloting an online sales platform! Girl Scout Seniors and Ambassadors will be able to sell Girl Scout Cookies online this year through the Digital Cookie Program. […]
Looking to get a jump-start on your program level’s Journey? Join River Valleys at a special Journey event, where you can complete the majority of the steps to earn the Discover and Connect Awards for your level. Troops can plan and complete the Take Action Project on their own after attending the event. The Journey […]
Katie has always been passionate about the outdoors, but was never really a bird-watcher. That changed when she embarked on her Girl Scout Gold Award project last year. For the project, she organized volunteers to build houses for bluebirds, who are often crowded out of their natural habitat by house sparrows. Katie’s project marked the […]